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- Fred Luscombe
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Five string banjo solo in A notation. Arranged by Hildreth and Walter Jacobs
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, 5 string banjo
Folkscanomy: Music
- Frank B. Converse
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Banjo duet by composed by Henrion and arranged by Frank B. Converse
Topics: Classic Banjo, 5 string banjo
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- Frank B. Converse
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Banjo Duet arranged by Frank B. Converse
Topics: Classic Banjo, 5 string banjo
The Magazine Rack
- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, August, 1892.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Banjo instruction book.  Book four of five.
Topics: classic banjo, 5 string banjo, fingerstyle banjo
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- Frank B. Converse
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In addition to the rudimentary study, progressive exercises, and valuable information pertaining to the instrument generally, a large and choice collection of polkas, waltzes, scientific banjo solos, operatic selections, marches, songs, variations, imitations, clog hornpipes, jigs, reels, &c. Compiled from the author's private collection of original arrangements and compositions, expressly for this work. From the collection of Marc D. Smith
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, march music, schottische, minstrel banjo,...
Folkscanomy: Music
- Wendell P. Dabney
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From the title page: The "Howard" Instructors are intended for beginners, and as such they are without a rival.  While these instructors are low in price, they are by no means abridged, but are complete in every detail, starting the pupil with easy exercises and gradually carrying him on to the more progressive and interesting studies. Regular or 5-String Banjo instruction book in the style of "early tutors." Originally included a "lettered fingerboard" that would...
Topics: banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, instruction, classic banjo, stroke style, finger style, gut...
The Magazine Rack
- L. B. Gatcomb & Co.
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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- Albert Baur, W. A. Cole
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Containing the leading college songs and popular songs of the day arranged for banjo.  A notation
Topics: banjo, popular music, 5 string banjo, classic banjo
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Banjo instruction book.  Book three of 5
Topics: classic banjo, 5 string banjo, fingerstyle banjo
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Arrangements of popular music published by Jerome H Remick & Co. for instrumental 5 string banjo.  In A notation.
Topics: banjo, 5 string banjo, popular music, ragtime
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, February, 1894.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
The Magazine Rack
- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, January, 1894.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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- Samuel Swaim Stewart
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Informative lecture by S. S. Stewart on the history of the banjo, how it had developed up to that time and its construction.
Topics: banjo history, 5 string banjo, minstrel banjo
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- Samual Swaim Stewart
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A notation Banjo instruction book published by S. S. Stewart for finger style banjo.
Topics: classic banjo, S. S. Stewart, 5 string banjo, fingerstyle banjo
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- Frank B. Converse
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5 String Banjo Duet arranged by Frank B. Converse in A notation. Composed by Jungman
Topics: Classic banjo, 5 string banjo
The Magazine Rack
- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, April, 1893.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
The Magazine Rack
- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, October, 1892.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
The Magazine Rack
- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, November, 1892. This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. Only first and second pages. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
Folkscanomy: Music
- Frank B. Converse
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Banjo Duet composed by Johann Strauss II and arranged by Frank B. Converse
Topics: Classic Banjo, Strauss, 5 string banjo
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, May, 1893.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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- Herbert J. Ellis & A.H. Nassau-Kennedy, I.S.M.
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C Notation banjo instruction book for Finger-style "Classic" banjo and early Plectrum style.
Topics: Classic banjo, fingerstyle, plectrum banjo, 5 string banjo
The Magazine Rack
- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, July, 1892.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
Folkscanomy: Music
- J. H. Jennings
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Banjo Duet for 5 string banjo.
Topics: Classic banjo, 5 string banjo
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Banjo instruction book.  Book five of five
Topics: classic banjo, fingerstyle banjo, 5 string banjo
Folkscanomy: Music
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5 String Banjo instruction book published in C notation.
Topics: classic banjo, popular music, minstrel banjo, gut strings, banjo tutor, 5 string banjo
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, October, 1893.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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- George L. Lansing
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5 String banjo solo with variations on a theme by Stephen C. Foster.  Written in C notation.
Topics: Banjo, Stephen Foster, 5 string banjo, Classic banjo
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- Carl Fischer
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Carl Fischer's New and Revised Edition of Celebrated Tutors, Banjo. Latest copyright date is 1895.  A modern and progressive method to meet the requirements of both teacher and student was at a premium until Carl Fischer Banjo Tutor made its debut.  It is now considered the standard (A notation) method of the world.  Complete in every detail.  A person taking this course cannot fail to become a proficient player or artist.  Used by more teachers than all other methods combined. Scanned and...
Topics: 5 String Banjo, A notation, fingerstyle, Gut strings, banjo, tutor, instruction
The Magazine Rack
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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A notaton banjo instruction.  Book one of five.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, fingerstyle banjo, 5 string banjo
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- W. M. Rice
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Exercises for five string banjo in C notation.
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, fingerstyle, 5 string banjo
Folkscanomy: Music
- Percy m. Jaques
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5 String Banjo Duet in A notation. Classic banjo solo. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Marc D. Smith.
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, dance music, schottische
Folkscanomy: Music
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From the title page: A thorough and complete instructor for teacher and pupil, clearly and concisely explained, explanatory diagrams, scales, exercises and simple melodies, progressively arranged.  A new method, with new ideas, easily understood.  Also contains an excellent variety of carefully graded teaching pieces, studies and exercises in the various keys.  The rudiments of music are thoroughly taught and the student gradually advanced to an appreciation of good music.  Full...
Topics: 5 string banjo, banjo, classic banjo, fingerstyle banjo, finger style, A notation, banjo method,...
Folkscanomy: Music
- Fred Stuber
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5 String banjo music in A notation.
Topics: Banjo music, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, A notation
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
The Magazine Rack
- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, November & December 1890.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
Folkscanomy: Music
- Frank B. Converse
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Banjo Duet composed by S. Pollastchek and arranged by Frank B. Converse.
Topics: Classic Banjo, 5 string banjo
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Banjo Instruction book.  Two of Five.
Topics: classic banjo, 5 string banjo, fingerstyle banjo
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, October, 1893.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Frank B. Converse's new and complete method for the banjo with or without a master.  Sometimes called the "green book" because of its cover color. Early banjo method.
Topics: banjo method, guitar style, stroke style, 5 string banjo
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- J. E. LeBarge
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A notation banjo method for fingerstyle banjo.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, 5 string banjo, fingerstyle, lebarge
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Banjo and fretted instrument catalog by Clifford Essex & Son. From the collection of, and scanned by Don Milne.
Topics: Banjo, Mandolin, ukulele, banjo uke, classic banjo, tenor banjo, 5 string banjo
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, November & December 1888.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, May & June, 1891.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
Folkscanomy: Music
- White Smith Music Publishing Co.
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A notation 5 string banjo instruction book and music folio. Teaches "classic" or finger style banjo. Early use of alternate fingering for banjo.
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, finger style, popular, 5 string banjo
Folkscanomy: Music
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5 string banjo instruction book published in A notation. From the title page, Containing in addition to the rudiments of music, etc., 410 diagrams of the fingerboard, illustrating, in a great variety of forms, every key and chord upon the banjo, together with copious exercises and explicit analyses on the movements in both the guitar style and banjo styles of execution, and a choice collection of new and original pieces.
Topics: banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, banjo tutor, schottische, minstrel banjo,...
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- Wm J. Smith Co. New York
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Folio of Wm J. Smith Music arranged for five string banjo in C notation. Includes the following titles for Solo Banjo; Academy Waltz by Wm Foden Alabama Walk A Round by Wm Foden Buddies March by William Lange Canoeing by John J, Derwin (accompaniment only) Columbia Waltz by Wm Foden Eagle Nest March by Wm H Bordwell, arranged by Wm Foden The Field Ensign by Ted Goggin La Cascade Waltz by Ted Goggin The Masqueraders Rag March by Ted Goggin Mediator March by William Lange, Arranged by Otto Merz...
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, march music, ragtime, schottishce
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- Frank B. Converse
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A choice collection of popular and standard songs for the banjo. A notation.
Topics: classic banjo, popular music, minstrel banjo, gut strings, 19th century banjo, 5 string banjo
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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- Samuel Swaim Stewart
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A well written article on the 5 string banjo explaining construction, setup, and advanced technique.
Topics: 5 string banjo, classic banjo, stroke style banjo
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- Franklin Eaton
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A complete and easily understood instructor for the 5 string banjo.  In A notation. 
Topics: banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, fingerstyle
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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- L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, September, 1891.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
The Magazine Rack
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
Folkscanomy: Music
- G. L. Lansing
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By Loren Bragdon, arranged for two Banjos by George Lansing, as played by Brooks and Denton. A notation, Five String Banjo.
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, march music, schottische
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- Walter Jacobs, Boston Mass
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Jacobs' Grand Orchestra Folio, Fourteen Popular & Standard Compositions by Famous Writers for Solo Banjo. Incudes, My Dusky Rose (schottische) by Thos. S. Allen; The Assembly (march and two-step) by Paul Eno; Sissy Giggles (characteristic march) by Raymond Howe; Katie (waltz) by Bert Potter; A Tiptopper (march and two-step) by W.A. Cory; Jungle Echoes (a cocoanut dance) by R. E. Hildreth; Sorita (newport) by Marius S. Rocereto; Flickering Firelight (shadow dance) by Arthur A. Peno; Summer...
Topics: classic banjo, banjo, A notation, fingerstyle, 5 string banjo